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Lone Elk Park

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Address: 1 Lone Elk Park, Saint Louis, MO 63088-2032
Phone Number: 314-615-5000

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Very nice time we had here. Silent, clean and safe. You can take your friends and family here. A very enjoyable place for kids too.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Palm Beach, Florida
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Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice time we had here. Silent, clean and safe. You can take your friends and family here. A very enjoyable place for kids too.

Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's always a pleasure to drive through the park and see the different animals who reside here. The grounds are beautiful and there are plenty of places that you can enjoy a picnic lunch too!

Thank phoyle18
High Ridge, Missouri, Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a place to see bison, elk, and deer! We always see some or all of the wildlife offered at this park. There are picnic tables within the park if you want to break for lunch before moving on to beautiful drive through bison and elk. Be aware that they will wonder up close and personal and block the road... More 

Thank Joyce K
Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I Love taking a ride through Lone Elk Park on an early Spring r late Fall ride with car windows open to view animals who will come right up to the car if you r lucky enough!

Thank SuzyQ2013
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The elk were right up beside our car. We went a dusk right before the park closed. We probably saw 15 elk and 10 deer feeding in the wild. My 13 and 9 year old girls loved it. There's a donation box at the entrance if you'd like to offer, otherwise it's free. It was a sight to see.

Thank Heitzmann
too far from the wild west!
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've seen bison & elk all over the country, but this is still a special place. As you drive through, sightings are almost guaranteed. Elk cooling off in the lake is especially captivating. If we lived nearby, we would be there often. DO leave a donation. Every vehicle driving through should leave some sort of donation. This is a treasure... More 

Thank Rocker_rep
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here on a hot day after there had been rain on and off. We went on the bison trail and unfortunately stopped after about an hour and change. The heat and humidity were a bit too much for us. Unfortunately, we did not manage to see any of the animals. The trail itself was a good one -... More 

Thank Aaron R
Maryland, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved getting to see huge bull elk and bucks. It's best to go in the evening when it's cooler, we had been one other time during the heat of the day and only seen a few that were bedded down.

Thank Kaylee M
Mankato, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really love this park. We don't need to pay to get in the park. I think it would be even better if they have camping site too. We had wonderful time, until my son cried when we left the park.

Thank BettySue81
New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Together with the bird sanctuary this was the choice after the zoo on Saturday. I expected the place to be packed with people on a Sunday and the schools on holiday. However the place seems to absorb people and give you the feeling of being alone with the Elk and Bison..... apart from the traffic jam caused by an Elk... More 

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